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History of Chen Village

In the Chinese Martial Arts, Chen Village is often overlooked by its much larger neighbor, Shaolin Temple and especially for the internal arts by…


Study Session Shorinji Kempo 70 Years

A second film clip taken from Shorinji Kempo 70 Years. Featuring Kazuhiro Kawashima sensei teaching at the three day study session in California to…


DVD Artwork Shorinji Kempo 70 Years

This is the new DVD cover artwork for the July release of Shorinji Kempo 70 Years. This is a 60 minute documentary featuring the 70th anniversary of…


Preview: Shorinji Kempo 70 Years

In our 60 minute documentary we travel from the small Japanese fishing town of Tadotsu, where the founder, Doshin So established the headquarters,…


Trailer: Shorinji Kempo 70 Years

Celebrating the 70th anniversary of Shorinji Kempo, we travel from the small Japanese fishing town of Tadotsu, where the founder, Doshin So…


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History of Budo Part One: The Samurai

Part One of the History of Budo covers the period of 1600 to 1850 beginning with the battle of Sekigahara. This gave control of Japan to the…


The Immortal Path in Streaming Deal

With so many ways to watch movies and listen to music nowadays, the problem is for these new platforms to find good content. It seems there is a new…


Jon Braeley Filming Japan Kydo Championships

Kendo World Magazine Interview

Kendo World Magazine is devoted to Japanese budo (martial arts) with a primary focus is Kendo. Kendo World Magazine is a twice yearly (June and…